Saturday, October 22, 2016
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Internet Disruptions Were Caused By Attacked Connected Devices
TSMC, GlobalFoundries/Samsung To Present Their 7nm CMOS Platforms At IEDM
Hon Hai Gains Apple Mac Orders From Quanta
AT&T In Advanced Talks With Time Warner On Merger
LG's Next Flagship G6 Smartphone Won't be Modular
Samsung to Exchange Galaxy Note 7 with New Galaxy S8
Qualcomm Said to Be Near A Deal With NXP
AMD Revenue Forecast Falls Short of Estimates
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > General Computing > Mitsubi...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, May 15, 2006
Mitsubishi, NEC Make Progress in the Standardization of Quantum Encryption Networks

Mitsubishi Electric, NEC, and Institute of Industrial Science, University of Tokyo have successfully interconnected their different quantum cryptography systems for the first time in Japan.

This achievement was the result of modifying different quantum encryption systems developed by NEC and Mitsubishi Electric, which were researched and developed under a quantum encryption technology project sponsored by the National Institute of Information and Communication (NICT), Research and Development on Quantum cryptography, from 2001 to 2005.

Quantum cryptography guarantees absolute security, underwritten by the laws of quantum physics.

Security of most modern cryptography is based on computational complexity, and the extraordinary time necessary for cryptanalysis. It has been pointed out that modern cryptography may be threatened by the increasing speed and ability of computers in the future.

To that end, many are suggesting a shift to using quantum encryption. This type of optical cryptography uses quantum-state photons to carry data, and has the advantage of being able to detect eavesdropping. This results in a physically unbreakable code. However, since there has been no standardization in the details of the encryption algorithms or the construction of optical devices necessary in communications, it has not been possible to interconnect different systems or build a communications network between different users. Mitsubishi and NEC have now developed a technology that can interconnect Mitsubishi Electric and NEC?s cryptography systems. Results verify the potential for the system to be the foundation for the next generation of secure networks, according to the companies.

It should be pointed out that NEC and Mitsubishi have not discovered a new cryptographic method. Their technology ensures the secure distribution of keys based on the effects of quantum mechanics, among different stations.

The companies believe that it should be possible to be apply the new technology using quantum cryptographic networks in 5 years.

Cell Processor 35 Times Faster Than Apple's G5        All News        Konami Eyes "Metal Gear Solid" The Movie
IBM Claims World Record in Magnetic Tape Data Density     General Computing News      Microsoft CEO: Catching Yahoo, Google to Take Time

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Minecraft: Education Edition will launch November 1
NEC Uses Artificial Intelligence to Automatically Detect Unknown Cyber-attacks
Hyundai Motor and Cisco To Cooperate On Connected Cars
Samsung Adds Intelligence And Connectivity To Your Car With Samsung Connect Auto
Open Connectivity Foundation Established To Promote Interoperability Of IoT Devices
Hitachi, Mitsubishi Electric Fined By Europe Over Automotive Parts Cartel Case
Optical Drive Makers Face EU Antitrust Fines
Mitsubishi Introduces Smart Home Concept
Mitsubishi Develops 3-D Model Reconstruction Technology
Mitsubishi Electric, Ritsumeikan University and JST Develop Security Solution for IoT Devices
Kinect for Windows Sales To Phase Out
Mitsubishi To Unveil World's Largest High Definition Video Display

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .